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Address: Bonifacio Dr & Padre Burgos St, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
Phone Number: 6325272961
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Intramuros, "The Walled City," is the oldest district in Manila....

Intramuros, "The Walled City," is the oldest district in Manila. This is what remains of the fortified city, which was the seat of power during Spanish Colonial times (1521-1898).

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Spanish heritage

We took a Horse and carriage ride with a tourist guide ( 500 pesos ) he was very friendly and he provided good commentary on the subject matter. Just be wary of the children... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the historic parts of Manila.. Intramurous in Spanish is the walled city. Made by D Spanish to prevent invaders . Hosts large no of historical monuments including D San Augustine church .. Well maintained tranquil and clean. Must visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Intra-muros is much more interesting than Makati ;) It was part of a Tour and I had such a good time! It worth a visit for sure if you pass by Manila!

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took a Horse and carriage ride with a tourist guide ( 500 pesos ) he was very friendly and he provided good commentary on the subject matter. Just be wary of the children begging a sad fact of life and safeguard your belongings. Worth the visit as this place was flattened by the Americans in 1945 to get rid... More 

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Had a super day there. Also nice souvernier shops and small cafes there. Highly reccomend it. Also quiet and nice place to relax.

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Halong Bay, Vietnam
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Most people said Intramuros is a spot that every tourist should visit in Manila. This is an old historic district but streets are dirty and smell terrible. We hired tricycle to visit some main attractions in Intramuros for 2 hours. There are some place we can not visit and in my opinion you need a good tour guide to completely... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Old party of the city, but in need of some tlc, a bit run down.But it does give you a good insight of how the city used to be and is really worth seeing

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As it is, the ruins of the old fortress are not well maintained. It is a good place to visit though for one who wants to see what history has done and how it has changed through the years.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole site will be most appreciated by ages from 18 onwards. There are restaurants around the area wherein the ambiance is romantic, formal and carefree. During yuletide season, there's a portion thereat intended for night market, food carts for finger foods. It's near one of the oldest hotels in Manila (Manila Hotel), Fort Bonifacio, Manila Cathedral, Luneta Park to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The old walled city of Manila is Intramuros, the old Spanish buildings still in use are amazing. I don't get to go there very often but I always see something new when i get the opportunity. The giant walls encircle the district are full of history, stories about the battles they have seen are bountiful.

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Manila History , a must visit place in Manila. HISTORY BROUGHT TO LIFE. Watch out for " hustlers + horse + cart drivers" haggled price First. Some lovely buildings and needs to be kept intact for Filipino history.

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